Preacher of the Week

2021 Preachers of the Week

Religion, in Christian tradition, is both personal and social holiness. There are many expressions of religion, and one’s faith journey is not the same as another’s faith journey. Each summer, Lakeside invites preachers from around the world to bring their message to our Sunday Hoover Community Worship Services at 10:30 a.m. while the Chautauqua Choir […]

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Preacher of the Week: Bishop Sally Dyck

Bishop Sally Dyck will serve as Lakeside’s Preacher of the Week from July 29-Aug. 2. This week is supported by the Rev. Ruth C. Shannon Endowment. She will preach at the Hoover Community Worship Service at 10:30 a.m. Sunday, July 29 in Hoover Auditorium. Having grown up on a farm in rural Washington state and […]

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Preacher of the Week: The Rev. Dr. Thomas G. Long

The Rev. Dr. Thomas G. Long will serve as Lakeside’s Preacher of the Week from July 8-12. This week is supported by the Rev. Dr. Bud Cox Endowment. He will preach at the Hoover Community Worship Service at 10:30 a.m. Sunday, July 8 in Hoover Auditorium. An ordained minister of the Presbyterian Church (USA), the […]

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Preacher of the Week: The Rev. Starsky D. Wilson

The Rev. Starsky D. Wilson is a pastor, philanthropist and activist pursuing God’s vision of community marked by justice, peace and love. He will serve as Lakeside’s Preacher of the Week from July 1-6. This week is supported by the Gretchen A. Curtis Endowment. The Rev. Wilson is Pastor of Saint John’s Church (The Beloved […]

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2018 Preachers of the Week

2018 Preachers of the Week Religion, in Christian tradition, is both personal and social holiness. There are many expressions of religion, and one’s faith journey is not the same as another’s faith journey. Each summer, Lakeside invites preachers from around the world to bring their message to our Sunday Hoover Community Worship Services at 10:30 […]

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Preacher of the Week: The Rev. David Felten

After spending a year in Western Australia, the Rev. David Felten’s experience helped shape his future ministry of starting a new church, Via de Cristo, from scratch in the Northeast area of Scottsdale, Ariz. He grew his church into a dynamic faith community by serving a niche group of spiritual seekers. The Rev. Felten will […]

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Preacher of the Week: Pastor Philip Gulley

Pastor Philip Gulley, a Quaker pastor who has been featured on Indiana’s PBS affiliate for his television show “Porch Talks,” challenges us to rediscover the values of Jesus. He will serve as Preacher of the Week from July 9-13. His sermon for the 10:30 a.m. Hoover Community Worship Service on Sunday, July 9, “Fences,” is […]

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Preacher of the Week: Dr. Brian McLaren

Named by TIME as one of the “25 Most Influential Evangelicals in America” and featured as a guest on the “Larry King Live Show,” Dr. Brian McLaren will bring to Lakeside his thoughts about what he calls a new kind of Christianity and simple ways to help people deepen their faiths. He will serve as […]

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Preacher of the Week: The Rev. Dr. Heather Murray Elkins

Serving as a pastor at a smoky, dingy truck stop with pinball machines, showers, greasy sandwiches and many bone-weary truck drivers, the Rev. Dr. Heather Murray Elkins shines a new light on ministry. Bringing her life experiences from the truck stop pulpit to Lakeside, she will serve as Preacher of the Week from June 25-29. […]

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97th Annual Lutheran Chautauqua Preacher of the Week: The Rev. Dr. Karoline M. Lewis

Teaching around the U.S. at more than four seminaries, the Rev. Dr. Karoline M. Lewis will share the importance of relating biblical text to our lives today. She will serve as Lakeside’s Preacher of the Week from June 18-22, during the 97th Annual Lutheran Chautauqua Week. She will preach at the Hoover Community Worship Service […]

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